(CBS Detroit) — A southern fast food staple is making its way to Michigan.

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers confirms it’s in the early planning stages of its first restaurant in the state, which will be located in East Lansing.

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The fast food chain says Michiganders can expect it to open later this year.

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